Specialized Roubaix Comp 2022 – What It’s Really Like

It’s a long story how I came to own a Roubaix Comp 2022 so soon after their release, and the short version is due to warranty issues I had with the previous 2020 Comp model. I had started early bike life on a Roubaix 2012 Comp so when that 2020 version came along after such…

What I really think of the New Specialized Roubaix Comp

I’ve ridden my Roubaix through the depths of winter, over every wet badly surfaced road in the area, and through beautiful countryside on hot sunny days on 100 mile+ rides. I’ve now got a good idea what this bike is really like and some good reference points for that view. As background, the bike I…

Specialized Roubaix Comp 2020

My finger hovered over the mouse as the screen urged me to hit the buy button on the Specialized Roubaix Comp that was advertised

My Specialized Roubaix Comp

When researching the background to the bike I wanted to buy I found this review on an Australian bike blog somewhere.  Unfortunately I don’t have the original link to credit the writer or publisher, so bear in mind it’s their work and not mine. The Roubaix is a model that has stood the test of…

Bike Bling Blues – How accessories destroyed my bike

I am riding a great road bike that feels great, rides smoothly and regardless of however many miles my lungs and legs can muster, never lets me down and always feels ready for a few more miles….even if I don’t